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dashDB, SQLDB and DB2 on Cloud Workshop

Session Number: 4101
Track: Analytics
Session Type: Podium Presentation
Primary Presenter: Kelly Schlamb [Executive IT Specialist - IBM Canada Ltd.]
Tue, Sep 15, 2015 (09:00 AM - 12:30 PM)

Speaker Bio: TBA
Audience experience level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Presentation Category: Implementing New DB2 Releases and Features
Presentation Platform: DB2 for Linux, UNIX, Windows
Audiences this presentation will apply to: Application Developers, Data Architects, Database Administrators, Systems Programmers, New Users, IT Managers
Technical areas this presentation will apply to: New Release (DB2 for LUW)
Objective 1: Learn about dashDB (with hands-on experience)
Objective 2: Learn about SQLDB (with hands-on experience)
Objective 3: Learn about DB2 on Cloud.
Objective 4: Learn about other cloud data-services including Cloudant, Watson Analytics, and Dataworks (with hands-on experience)

Abstract:  Is your organisation looking to put new database and analytics into the cloud, or considering extending your current on-premises systems into the cloud, but are not sure what your options are? In this workshop you'll get a look at the DB2-related cloud offerings of dashDB, SQLDB, and DB2 on Cloud. In addition to getting hands-on-experience with these cloud data services you'll also explore the integration points between them and Watson Analytics, Cloudant and DataWorks.

Prior to attending must sign up for:
- Free Bluemix account ( -- click on either "Sign up" or "Get started free")
- Free Cloudant account ( -- click on "Sign up")
- Free Watson Analytics account ( -- enter email address and click on "Create Free Account")

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